Wireless Remembers 9/11

Marek, Sue; Bassuener, Kristy
September 2002
Wireless Week;9/2/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 32, p12
Trade Publication
Reports on the plan of wireless carriers in remembering the September 11 terrorist attacks in the United States. Decision of Sprint PCS and Cingular to pull out its print and broadcast advertising in September 11, 2002; Mountain bike ride sponsored by Nextel Communications; Support of AT & T Wireless for American Red Cross.


Related Articles

  • Disaster State of Mind.  // Wireless Review;10/15/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 20, p48 

    Focuses on how three wireless communications carriers in New York City managed their operations following the terrorist attack on September 11, 2001. Sample of customer service conversations from the carriers; Cingular Wireless; Verizon Wireless; AT&T Wireless.

  • Carrier outages, traffic overloads and recovery efforts.  // Telephony;9/17/2001, Vol. 241 Issue 12, p10 

    Reports on the effects of the September 2001 terrorist attacks in the United States on several telecommunication companies, as well as their efforts in dealing with the impact of the attacks. Cingular Wireless; AT&T; Verizon.

  • Companies Assist Restoration Efforts. McCall, Margo // Wireless Week;9/24/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 39, p3 

    Provides details of the recovery efforts made by wireless carriers for the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States. Amount donated by Cingular Wireless to The September 11th Fund; Federal agencies that was provided with wireless devices from GoAmerica Inc.; Purpose of the...

  • Satellite Phones Increase In Popularity After Attacks. Mendez-Wilson, Deborah // Wireless Week;10/1/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 40, p15 

    Focuses on the impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks on the United States on the popularity satellite phones. Communication equipment companies which benefited from the incident; Efforts of telephone companies in giving their services and equipment to recovery teams in support of...

  • WIRELESS WOES INCREASE AS GROWTH RATES SLOW. Luna, Lynnette // Telephony;01/28/2002, Vol. 242 Issue 3, p16 

    Reports that the United States wireless carriers are struggling to maintain subscriber growth rates as of January 28, 2002. Additional subscribers of Cingular Wireless in the fourth quarter of 2001; Expected subscriber additions of Sprint PCS; Key to the profitability of prepaid services.

  • Carriers redesign online tools to connect with customers. Hill, Kelly // RCR Wireless News;10/30/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 44, p3 

    The article reports on the launch of redesigned Web sites by Cingular Wireless LLC and Sprint Nextel Corp. The move came as operators increasingly try to drive traffic and sales to the low-cost Internet channel. Cingular's extensive overhaul revamped the site's design and features, as well as...

  • Mixed Signals in 2003 For Wireless Marketers. Wasserman, Todd // Brandweek;12/9/2002, Vol. 43 Issue 45, p10 

    Looks at the economic prospects facing wireless marketers in 2003. Changes in the marketing personnel of Cingular Wireless Inc. and Sprint PCS; Factors attributed to the pressure facing marketers in the wireless communications industry; Issues facing wireless marketers in 2003.

  • Cingular cuts prices to try to add customers. Meyer, Dan // RCR Wireless News;11/25/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 47, p9 

    Reports on the decision of Cingular Wireless L.L.C. to reduce its prices for wireless communication services in the U.S., as of November 2002. Details on a limited-time pricing promotion introduced by Cingular Wireless; Expectations on the response of customers to the promotion; Information on...

  • Handsets of value. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;12/4/2006, Vol. 25 Issue 49, p10 

    The author focuses on wireless carriers subsidizing cellular phones to market them at bargain prices in the U.S. Sprint Nextel introduced Motorola's Razr phones for the cheap price of $50. Verizon Wireless launched the new colors for its Chocolate phone from LG. Cingular Wireless is selling...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics